When his closest friend, Benjamin Sachs, accidentally blows himself up on a Wisconsin road, Peter Aaron attempts to piece together the life that led to Sach's tragic demise and determine the reason for his death.
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"Rich and complex...with fully fleshed characters, a fast-paced plot, thematic sophistication, and narrative cunning." --The Boston Globe
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A compelling, brilliant novel, an astonishingly original work of fiction by one of its accomplished masters.